Following the result of the recent unofficial referendum in favour of independence from Italy, the Veneto region is once again in the international spotlight. Italy’s Special Forces on April 2 arrested 24 suspected secessionists in various Italian regions and another 27 suspects are under investigation.  

According to the prosecutor of Brescia, the separatist group, which calls itself Alleanza, was planning to violently occupy Veneto’s famous San Marco Square. They were allegedly plannin...


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